Realme has released its first smartphone with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. The launch took place in China and the device is now available in the country. However, we assume that it will soon become global. The flagship has an AMOLED display, 64-megapixel main camera, 65W fast charge, and more – all under $ 500.
The Realme GT 5G is available in leather and glass back versions. It has a 6.43-inch S-AMOLED E4 display with a punch-hole design. You get a Full HD + resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels with a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The company claims it can offer a P3 color gamut of 100 percent. The smartphone has a screen-to-body ratio of 91.7 percent. You also get a 360 Hz touch sample rate.
The Realme GT 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 888 SoC. It comes with up to 12 GB LPDDR5 RAM and 128 GB / 256 GB UFS 3.1 storage. However, there is no microSD card slot. The smartphone runs Android 11 based on Realme UI 2.0. It also offers Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res Audio certified dual speakers. It also comes with 3D hardened liquid cooling technology for better heat dissipation. The smartphone has a 4,500mAh battery with support for 65W fast charging, which supposedly charges the phone in 35 minutes.
On the front of the optics, the Realme GT 5G has a triple rear-view camera, which is guided by a 64-megapixel camera with an aperture of 1: 1.89. It is accompanied by a 119 degree 8MP ultra wide angle lens and a 2MP macro sensor. There is a 16MP selfie shooter on the front. In the connectivity department, 5G, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, dual frequency GPS, NFC, GPS, USB-C and 3.5mm audio jacks are supported.
Realme GT 5G price starts at 2,899 yuan (~ $ 448) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB memory model, while the 12GB RAM + 256GB memory model costs 3,399 yuan (~ $ 525). It will be available in the colors Dawn (vegan leather back), Deep Sea Airship (blue) and Galacticos (blue).
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